Is it ‘Ketchup’ or ‘Catsup’?

Is it ‘Ketchup’ or ‘Catsup’?

For a while the word “catsup” was more commonly used in North America, and then “ketchup” took over due to large-scale manufacturers like Heinz and Hunt’s calling their product “ketchup.” Short answer: ketchup and catsup are the same thing; a tomato-based condiment with vinegar and spices.

Who commissioned the Bayeux Tapestry to be made?

The Bayeux Tapestry was probably commissioned in the 1070s by Bishop Odo of Bayeux, half-brother of William the Conqueror. It is over 70 metres long and although it is called a tapestry it is in fact an embroidery, stitched not woven in woollen yarns on linen.

How many books did Dr Seuss write before he died?

Between 1937 and 1991, when he died aged 87, he published more than 40 books, which have sold half a billion copies between them – more even than J K Rowling’s Harry Potter books. He nearly burned his first book, And to think that I saw it on Mulberry Street, after it was turned down by 27 publishers.

What does 2.5 bathrooms mean?

A 2.5 bath would mean the house has 2 full bathrooms, which include a toilet, a sink, and bathing facilities (like a tub, a shower, or a tub/shower), as well as one additional room containing a toilet and sink. (This half bath is also known as a powder room and/or a powder bath.)

How long can you save a frozen turkey?

Turkey can be stored in the freezer (unopened and uninterrupted) for up to 2-3 years and still be safe to cook. However, for the best quality, we recommend using the frozen turkey within 7 months of storage.

Who invented the cotton gin?

The cotton gin is a machine that is used to pull cotton fibers from the cotton seed. Eli Whitney invented the cotton gin in 1793 or 1794. At that time, Whitney was in the employ of Catherine Greene, the widow of General Nathaniel Greene.

Who was the voice of Mickey Mouse?

Originally, Walt Disney himself was the voice of Mickey Mouse, followed by Jim MacDonald, and later Wayne Allwine provided Mickey’s distinctive voice. Mickey’s new voice has not been offically announced.

Which continent does not have an active volcano?

Active volcanoes are rare in Australia because there are no plate boundaries on this continent. However, there are two active volcanoes located 4000 kilometres south west of Perth on the Australian territories, Heard Island and the nearby McDonald Islands.